URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
241 PM CDT Thu Jul 18 2019
 
...Dangerous Heat Expected through Saturday...
 
.Cloud cover continues to provide relief from the excessive heat
early this afternoon, but if clouds break later this afternoon,
temperatures will quickly climb into the upper 80s and lower 90s.
 
Dangerous heat is expected from Friday into Saturday. Friday looks
to be the hottest day, with highs in the mid to upper 90s and heat
index values from 100 to 110. Dangerous heat will reach as far
north as north central Wisconsin on Friday, so the heat advisory
has been expanded to include Clark County. The highest
temperatures and heat indices are expected across northeast Iowa,
far southwest Wisconsin, and in some river valley locations.
 
Exposure to heat for multiple days is very dangerous, especially
for the elderly, children, and pets. Be sure to stay hydrated and
limit outdoor activities. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts, especially if you have outdoor plans.
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Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Wabasha,
Dodge Center, Rochester, Winona, Austin, Preston, Caledonia,
Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall, Black River Falls, La Crosse, Sparta,
Tomah, Mauston, Friendship, Viroqua, and Richland Center
241 PM CDT Thu Jul 18 2019
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...
* TEMPERATURE...Late afternoon temperatures of 90 to 95 are
expected, with heat indices of 100 to 105.
 
* Impacts...Heat-related illnesses may occur with prolonged
exposure to the heat. The elderly, children, and pets are
especially at risk for heat illnesses.
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 
A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned
room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and
neighbors.
 
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